Cilla Shiels

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I have 27 stories published in 0 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 3689 times and one story has been cherrypicked.
3 of my 53 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 3 votes

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I'm semi-retired, having worked in Further Education for twenty years, now writing, part-time tutoring and volunteering in a community project 

My stories

Those Icy Fingers Down My Spine

Icy fingers gripped my arm in the darkness... This isn’t how I’d imagined it! I’d fancied Bob since starting with the company three months ago. I’d...

Saving His Bacon

Saving His Bacon My twelve-year-old brother was watching television but I didn’t want to sit down and be quiet. My eight-year-old self wanted to play...

Ye Faithful Servant

Ye Faithful Servant Here she comes again! She swings that door open, nearly taking it off its hinge. She slams the plate on the revolving tray and...

You Must Be Choking!

Teaching young students in their homes has its funny side. I often see life behind the scenes which can be quite enlightening. A memorable incident...

Dying Wishes

Dying Wishes Johnny adored his two sons and was delighted when they both decided to settle down with local girls. He could look forward to the next...


3 of my comments have received 3 Great Feedback votes

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It's amazing how we can go so

Posted on Tue, 04 Jul 2017

It's amazing how we can go so far back in time and remember such fine detail - I find myself doing this more since I've completed my autobiography - berating myself for not putting in this and that. I've started writing another book of my life...

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The Rendesvous

Posted on Sun, 02 Jul 2017

A lovely intertwined story of tender love experienced by the generation gap.

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Even if anyone who didn't

Posted on Mon, 11 Jan 2016

Even if anyone who didn't know Dorothy read your work, they'd know what a loving, selfless person she was.


Glad to have known her!

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Posted in Invisible Mending